The vehicle is intended for combat reconnaissance
any season, day and night, under conditions of limited optical visibility as part of reconnaissance bodies. It retains high performance of its base vehicle- AIFV BMP3 - extremely high manoeuvrability, high speeds of movement, good cross-country capability and ability to negotiate water obstacles afloat using water-jet, sufficient armour protection.
The vehicle is provided with radar station, thermal vision device, laser range finder, active
-pulse night and periscopic day vision devices, navigation and orientation equipment, computer, communication equipment.
It is provided with a space for stowage of equipment for setting up of an obeservation
post outside the vehicle.
Combat weight, kg
Average specific ground pressure, kg
Maximum highway speed, km/h
Fuel distance on highway, km
2A72gun calibre, mm
PKT machine - gun calibre, mm
Maximum range of aimed fire with stabilized gun, m:
with HE fragmentation projectile
with AP tracer projectile
Maximum target detection (indentification) range, m:
with radar station
with range finder
up to 10,000
with active-pulse night vision device
with thermal vision device
Accuracy of determining reconnoitred targets grid coordinates (mean error) including error of survey and position orientation with IT 129 coordinator and 1G50 gyrocompass: